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Rules for authors

The rules for authors are drawn up taking into account the requirements of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation and the “Unified Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals” developed by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors.

The original version of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors’ Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals can be viewed at

The conduct and description of all clinical studies must be in full compliance with CONSORT standards –

In its editorial policy, the journal follows the principles of integrity of publications in scientific journals, corresponding to the provisions of authoritative international associations, such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), Council of Science Editors (CSE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), European Medical Writers Association (EMWA) and the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), which set standards for ethical behavior of all parties involved in publication (authors, journal editors, reviewers, publishers and the scientific community). Through comprehensive, objective, and fair peer review, the journal strives to select only the highest quality research materials for publication.

The scientific and practical journal “Bulletin of the Dagestan State Medical Academy” is a regular peer-reviewed printed publication reflecting the results of research focused on the development of advanced medical technologies.

The journal publishes articles of scientific and practical content, presenting the results of clinical studies, reviews, lectures, clinical observations, information materials, reviews, discussions, letters to the editor, short communications, information about the scientific life of the university, congratulations to anniversaries.

Articles of a problematic and scientific-practical nature in the following scientific specialties are accepted:

  • 3.1.4. – Obstetrics and gynecology (medical sciences)
  • 3.1.9. – Surgery (medical sciences)
  • 3.1.18. – Internal medicine (medical sciences)
  • 3.1.21. – Pediatrics (medical sciences)
  • 3.1.22. – Infectious diseases (medical sciences)

Published materials must meet the following criteria:

1. Scientific relevance and significance of the problem to which the article is devoted (the subject of the article should be of interest to a wide range of researchers involved in the development and clinical research of new medical technologies).

2.High degree of evidence (modern research base, availability of certificates for equipment, sufficient sample size and approaches to mathematical processing of research results).

3. Conceptual nature of the research (the authors should not limit themselves to stating facts, an analysis of the obtained material is necessary, taking into account literature data, new ideas and hypotheses must be expressed).

Dear authors! The editors of the journal ask you to carefully study the requirements for manuscripts and the rules for submitting articles! Compliance with these requirements will simplify the procedure for reviewing and preparing your manuscripts for publication! When writing and formatting articles for publication, the editors of the journal ask that authors adhere to the following rules:

The page “Requirements for manuscripts” presents the basic rules for authors regarding the preparation and submission of articles. The procedure for submitting a manuscript to the editor is described on the page – “Procedure for submitting a manuscript to the journal“. Copyright and publishing policy are presented on the page – “Copyright and publishing policy”. The copyright and licensing policy is presented on the page – “Copyright and Licensing Policy”. The procedure for reviewing manuscripts submitted for consideration to the journal “Bulletin of the Dagestan State Medical Academy” can be found on the page – “Rules and procedure for reviewing manuscripts” .